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Welder Salary
in Texas, United States

$44,858 (USD)

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Last updated: June 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Welder is $44,858 a year and $22 an hour in Texas, United States. The average salary range for a Welder is between $33,131 and $54,671. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Welder. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Texas, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Welds metal components together; fabricates or repairs products according to layouts, blueprints, or work orders, using brazing and variety of arc and gas welding equipment.
Welder Job Prevalence in Texas, United States

Job family: Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers

Job family population: 377,250

Estimated population of Welder jobs: 11,155

Rate of error: 0.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Texas, United States

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Description: Texas (, locally ; Spanish: Texas or Tejas, pronounced [ˈtexas] (listen)) is the second largest state in the United States by both area and population. Geographically located in the South Central region of the country, Texas shares borders with the U.S. states of Louisiana to the east, Arkansas to the northeast, Oklahoma to the north, New Mexico to the west, and the Mexican states of Chihuahua, Coahuila, Nuevo León, and Tamaulipas to the southwest, and has a coastline with the Gulf of Mexico to the southeast. Houston is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth largest in the U.S., while San Antonio is the second...

Welder Job Listings for Texas, United States

Jun 13
Houston, TX, USA
Skilled Craftsmen of Texas, Inc.
Structural Stick Welder Position Available in East Houston! We are looking for a qualified welder/fabricator to start immediately. Pay is $18/HR Temp-To-Perm Qualifications * Ability to weld with ...
Jun 13
Amarillo, TX, USA
Select Staff
Welder Monday- Friday 7am-finish $18.00/hr Our client is a family owned business with the knowledge of the import and export business, with over 50 years of combined agricultural business experience.
TIG Welder (North Austin)
Jun 12
Austin, TX, USA
Express Employment Professionals
We are seeking a TIG Welder to become an integral part of our team! The Welder will use specialized equipment to weld and assemble new metal forms. Responsibilities: * Manufacture and fabricate ...
MIG Welder
Jun 11
Austin, TX, USA
MIG Welder needed ASAP for 1st shift in East Austin near Springdale Temp to Hire position on 1st shift in East Austin for experienced MIG Welder $17 per hour to start, regular Overtime available Job ...
Jun 10
Fort Worth, TX, USA
Essner Manufacturing
Essner is seeking a skilled welder to perform welding operations on numerous alloys for Aerospace applications. The ideal team member will have proven experience as a Welder with a track record of ...
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